jack-o'-lantern

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jack-o'-lantern,

common name for the mushroommushroom,
type of basidium fungus characterized by spore-bearing gills on the underside of the umbrella- or cone-shaped cap. The name toadstool is popularly reserved for inedible or poisonous mushrooms, but this classification has no scientific basis.
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 species Clitocybe illudens.
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Pumpkin carving and cupcake decorating are among the delights on offer at Wynyard Hall
With arts and crafts and pumpkin carving in the Discovery Centre, there's more treat than trick this Halloween in the magical island of Sodor from October 18 to 31.
Visitors can expect the Haunted House, a Bewitching Trailer Ride, tales from Agnes the Witch, fiendish puppets, Zoobee's Conjuring Coffin Magic Show and a daily pumpkin carving competition.
Youngsters also took part in pumpkin carving and cookery classes at the centre at Tal y Cafn, before the party.
4 Use a small serrated knife to cut out your design - the knives in most pumpkin carving kits are perfect for this.
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com)-- Chronic Cellars is kicking off the 2014 Harvest Wine Festival with a family-friendly pumpkin carving in their tasting room from 11:30-5:30.
Having Discover on board supporting our pumpkin carving efforts is bringing our community even closer together toward the common goal of breaking a massive world record," says Highwood Mayor Charlie Pecaro.
In addition to wood carving, Ace employees handed out hot dogs and drinks, held a pumpkin carving and decorating contest and taught children to build birdhouses.
Also, Halloween tends to encourage unruly behavior, so parents and other caregivers need to be especially vigilant to ensure that kids follow basic safety guidelines whether they are trick-or-treating or pumpkin carving.